German president to visit Yad Vashem

May 28, 2012 13:37

The President of Germany, Joachim Gauck is expected to visit Yad Vashem on Tuesday.

President Shimon Peres will join him for part of the visit.

Accompanied by Avner Shalev, Chairman of Yad Vashem, President Gauck will tour the Holocaust History Museum, including the Hall of Names, participate in a Memorial Ceremony in the Hall of Remembrance, and visit the Children’s Memorial, before signing the Yad Vashem Guest Book. 

He will conclude the visit at the Yad Vashem Archives. 


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